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IMO Reaper has always had a communication/PR problem due to the way that they choose to structure the dissemination of information. ie. We can't post an update because it's not update day. We can't gi

So I'm later than I had hoped to be.  I have content for this week, but let's pick the second January update (fourth Friday 1/25/19) Content. Five options.  Use the Like this post options to cast

Survey Time!   I'm going to let yall have a wee bit of input on the next Expansion Pack I feature for the updates. I have parameters I have to follow, so it isn't super open for yall to

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9 minutes ago, Sirithiliel said:

...maybe tomorrow things will start. i'm just going to stop checking the tracker and just occasionally check my email...


They send (auto ? Send) an email that says your order has been shipped....?

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I am anticipating recieving my notification (wave 6) about 13 working days after US shipping begins. So, at this point, that is beginning to look like the first week of May. It will be fun to watch the ticker progress once US shipping begins. Semper Fi, and Drive ON, folks.

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Just now, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

Currently inventorying all my miniatures to make sure there aren't any issues cropping up. If anyone would like a pic of a particular mini, I'll be happy to see what I can do.

Did you get the new Rauthuros? I have two of the prior mold (one Bones, one Pewter), but I'm just curious to see what he looks like in the updated size.

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28 minutes ago, Cyradis said:

Mine arrived. Did a live stream at request of some buddies. I can sit in the box. Pros: I am impressed by the detail level. Bones material has come a LONG way. Cons: zombie shark missing lower jaw, and 1/2 of paint set is wrong set. Will know more soon. <back to wallowing> 

Second request for the video link:) As for the paints, I have actually heard this comment quite a bit:( Hope they get that resolved before US shipping begins and correct it for everyone else:) Really looking forward to BOTH paint sets:) 

18 minutes ago, Guindyloo said:

I think you're misreading some of what I wrote. I'm suggesting a "dedicated, full-time social media presence," the meaning there being staff of whatever necessary number that is only dedicated to social media. The "People from different departments come in" that you describe is what currently occurs in that different staff members pop onto social media from time to time to put up pictures or make comments. It is my fully unofficial understanding that their company policy is not to give answers to anything without official authorization, thus why you mostly get zero answers or non-answers. I think that you're ascribing actions to certain individuals when I'm talking about overall company decisions. These issues persisted before any prior employees left the company, it just wasn't as obvious because there was more of a presence here on the forum and in the kickstarter comments, but most information that was given was non-answers that at least made some people feel more like someone was listening, but didn't really address the overarching issues that I'm talking about.

Correct, I think I may have missed the part about the social media point of contact, apologies about that. So, I would think we both agree, reaper would be well served if they had a dedicated point of contact for information (a public relations person if you will). I do not think (the size of Reaper) they would need a whole team, one person JUST doing PR would suffice I think. It's not like Time Warner err I mean Spectrum large, so I think they'd be fine with a solo (or possible duo, to cover vacations and such). 

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3 minutes ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

Currently inventorying all my miniatures to make sure there aren't any issues cropping up. If anyone would like a pic of a particular mini, I'll be happy to see what I can do.




2 minutes ago, Disciple of Sakura said:

Did you get the new Rauthuros? I have two of the prior mold (one Bones, one Pewter), but I'm just curious to see what he looks like in the updated size.


I will check the haul and update you :)


I do hope things speed up soon so everyone may wallow in their heaps!


FB Miniature Painting and Mineralogy by Cyradis has it. On phone atm, links are hard. I might have a signature link. 

Going to grocery store for more baggies briefly and will return!

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It would be good to get some kind of update to let us know what's going on, but I'm crossing my fingers that part of the delay is to fix some of the shipping issues that some Canadians seem to be having, with missing items and incorrect paint sets. An extra day or two delay now is fine if it increases the chances my order gets fulfilled correctly the first time. I just want to know what's happening.

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1 hour ago, Disciple of Sakura said:

To keep things on topic, if anyone has the Bones 4 Zombie Dragon and Ebonwrath, could I see them side by side? I'm wondering if my plan will work or if I'll need to scrap it...

Just reposting this here in case anyone who's offering to show pictures missed it the first time...

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27 minutes ago, Disciple of Sakura said:

Just reposting this here in case anyone who's offering to show pictures missed it the first time...


Dry fit. It is pretty good. Won't need much work to glue together. It is a softer plastic than Argent. More bendy. Still decently detailed. 



Ebonwrath is... somewhere? He is Sir Cyr's. They are similar size. 

Ebonwrath I think has bigger wings.

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